Richard Mishaan Design for the Ideal Space

Richard Mishaan Design was founded in 1991 by Richard Mishaan. The interior design company combines a classical and artistic approach, together with a deep understanding of quality and luxury for an elegant finish on any project the company undertakes. Stylistically, Richard Mishaan Design takes on an expansive tone, highlighting the founder’s Colombian cultural roots and in-depth knowledge of fashion, interior design and architecture.

Unique Style

Richard Mishaan Design is an Elle Decor A-List and AD 100 firm which specializes in the creation of residential places, restaurants, and retail and hospitality design. Using highly innovative designs, the firm has worked on many projects not only in the USA, but also in Colombia and the Dominican Republic. To create the ideal space, Richard Mishaan Design incorporates iconic furniture, powerhouse art and punchy patterns without steering away from the space owner’s unique taste and preference. To ensure disparate objects coexist beautifully despite the mix of eras and styles typical of Richard Mishaan Design, the firm takes on colors, shapes, and patterns that bring a cozy feel in any space.


To create state-of-the-art residential and commercial spaces using diverse styles from Richard Mishaan Design, the firm’s projects do not necessarily need you to dig deep into your pockets for the perfect space. Richard Mishaan’s book Artfully Modern released in 2014 highlights how any space can be transformed into the ideal space without breaking the bank. His first book Modern Luxury was published in 1999. Richard Mishaan’s work has also been featured on many other publications such as Architectural Digest.


Richard Mishaan was born in Colombia, but he later on moved to the USA. He attended New York University for his BA before proceeding to Columbia University School of Architecture. He began his career as an apprentice at Philip Johnson and has since then grown professionally into a world-acclaimed interior designer with his own unique touch. One of his best known works is his vacation home in Colombia which doubles as a hotel.